Pastoral Hospital Visits: A Doctor of the Soul

I remember the first time I was going to visit a person in the hospital. I had no idea what I would say, I barely knew the person, I had no idea where I was going, and I didn’t know what to do with the Bible that I carried in. It was stressful because I … Continue reading Pastoral Hospital Visits: A Doctor of the Soul

The Vocation of Minister

The vocation of the minister in Reformed churches is a vocation that is considered of crucial importance. That is why Reformed ministers must go through such a rigorous process to be licensed and ordained. That is why a Master of Divinity from Reformed seminaries is such a rigorous degree that includes numerous classes in Hebrew, … Continue reading The Vocation of Minister